UP 844 outbound from Reno, NV enroute to Sacremento, Ca. Making a run for Donner Pass.
Union Pacific's SOGRS is moments away from topping 6824 ft. Wahsatch Summit on UP's Evanston Subdivision. The fireman must be doing his/her job well with a nearly smokeless approach to the the top... (more)
Union Pacific's SOGRS passes ruby red cliffs and cedar trees about 10 miles from the summit of the Echo Canyon grade at Castle Rock.
Union Pacific's SOGRS struts her stuff through Echo Canyon at Emory, Utah.
Union Pacific 844 heads east through the iconic red cliffs of Echo Canyon. It would be interesting to know how many times this classic 4-8-4 has passed through this area since Alco built it in 194... (more)
On her return trip to Cheyenne, Union Pacific steam engine #844 charges eastward at track speed through the big curve at Peterson, Utah. The 844 is returning from a big 150th Birthday celebration ... (more)
Union Pacific 4-8-4 #844 heads east along I-84 through the rural Weber River Valley near Henefer, Utah. The SOGRS is returning from a big UP 150th Birthday celebration in Sacramento, California.
Union Pacific's star 4-8-4 #844 charges east at track speed through Morgan, Utah, bound for Rock Springs, Wyoming. The 844 is returning from a big UP 150th Birthday celebration in Sacramento, Cali... (more)
UP #844 is seen southbound with the 2011 Frontier Days Train minutes before the sun set behind the mountains. The train was making 60 MPH between Platteville and Fort Lupton.
After derailing while trying to back into the museum the evening before, just about every maintenance crew from Oakland to Truckee is on hand to make sure there aren't any more mishaps, before 844... (more)
UP 844 rolls swiftly and smoothly alongside the Truckee River on its trip west
UP 844 crosses the American River as it leaves Sacramento on the return trip to Cheyenne
UP 844 crosses the number one track in Rocklin as it leaves Northern California behind on its way back to Cheyenne
Union Pacific's 150th Anniversary special glides west through the Weber River truss bridge at Devil's Slide.